The Post

The Post is a thrilling drama about the unlikely partnership between The Washington Post’s Katharine Graham, the first female publisher of a major American newspaper, and editor Ben Bradlee, as they race to catch up with The New York Times to expose a massive cover-up of government secrets that spanned three decades and four U.S. Presidents. The two must overcome their differences as they risk their careers – and their very freedom – to help bring long-buried truths to light. 

Starring:  Tom Hanks, Meryl Streep, Alison Brie, Carrie Coon, David Cross, Bruce Greenwood

Runtime:  1 hr. 57 mins.

Rating:  PG

Genre:  Biography/Drama/History/Thriller


Friday, March 23 @ 2 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.

Saturday, March 24 @ 2 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.


Pricing:  Adult $11.50, Senior $9.00



The film follows the lives of people connected through loss, examining the human process of finding love and solace in the artifacts and memories we share with each other.

Starring:  John Hamm, Catherine Keener, Bruce Dern, Ellen Burstyn, John Ortiz, Nick Offerman

Runtime:  1 hr. 54 mins.

Rating:  14A

Genre:  Drama


Saturday, March 31 @ 2 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.

Tuesday, April 3 @ 2 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.

Wednesday, April 4 @ 2 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.


Pricing:  Adult $11.50, Senior $9.00

Throwback Movie Monday – April

Admission:  $2.00    Time:  7:30 p.m.
singing in the rain

Singin’ In The Rain

A silent film production company and cast make a difficult transition to sound.

Starring:  Gene Kelly, Donald O’Connor, Debbie Reynolds

Runtime:  1 hr. 43 mins.

Rating:  PG

Genre:  Romance/Musical

Showing:  Monday, April 9 @ 7:30 p.m.

All That Jazz

Director/choreographer Bob Fosse tells his own life story as he details the sordid life of Joe Gideon, a womanizing, drug-using dancer.

Starring:  Roy Scheider, Jessica Lange, Leland Palmer, Ann Reinking

Runtime:  2 hrs. 3 mins.

Rating:  18A

Genre:  Drama/Comedy/Music/Musical

Showing:  Monday, April 23 @ 7:30 p.m.


The Leisure Seeker

Ella & John Spencer are a runaway couple going on an unforgettable journey in the faithful old RV they call The Leisure Seeker, travelling from Boston to The Ernest Hemingway Home in Key West. They recapture their passion for life and their love for each other on a road trip that provides revelation and surprise right up to the very end.

Starring:  Helen Mirren, Donald Sutherland, Kristy Mitchell, Joshua Mikel, Christian MacKay

Runtime:  1 hr. 52 mins.

Rating:  14A

Genre:  Adventure/Comedy/Drama/Romance


Tuesday, April 17 @ 2 & 7:30 p.m.

Wednesday, April 18 @ 2 & 7:30 p.m.

Thursday, April 19 @ 2 & 7:30 p.m.

Saturday, April 21 @ 2 & 7:30 pm.

Pricing:  Adult $11.50, Senior $9.00

Throwback Movie Monday – May

Admission:  $2.00    Time:  7:30 p.m.
french connection

The French Connection

A pair of NYC cops in the Narcotics Bureau stumble onto a drug smuggling job with a French connection.

Starring:  Gene Hackman, Roy Scheider, Fernando Rey

Runtime:  1 hr. 44 mins

Rating:  18A

Genre:  Action/Crime/Drama/Thriller

Showing:  Monday, May 7 @ 7:30 p.m.

great escape

The Great Escape

Allied prisoners of war plan for several hundred of their number to escape from a German camp during World War II.

Starring:  Steve McQueen, James Garner, Richard Attenborough

Runtime:  2 hrs. 53 mins.

Rating:  PG

Genre:  Adventure/Drama/History/Thriller/War

Showing:  Monday, May 14 @ 7:30 p.m.

The Empire Theatre is the home of the Quinte Film Alternative. 

QFA films run every second Wednesday. All screenings are at 2:00 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Matinee’s are $9.00 and Evenings are $11.00, general admission. Student tickets are $5.50. Please visit for more information and membership details.

Upcoming Films:

Wed. March 28 – A Bag Of Marbles

Wed. April 11 – Back To Burgundy

Wed. April 25 – Call Me By Your Name